Champions League: FC Porto vs Liverpool Match Preview & Confirmed Lineups

FC Porto vs Liverpool

FC Porto vs Liverpool
FC Porto vs Liverpool
Champions League Grp. B- Round 2
Wed, Sep 29 2021
12:30 midnight Indian time
Estadio do Dragao
Match Finished

Liverpool | 5 - 1 | Porto

Porto XI: 
Costa; Corona, Pepe, Marcano, Zaidu; Oliveira, Uribe, Otavio, Diaz; Taremi, Martinez.
Liverpool XI: 
Alisson; Milner, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Jones; Salah, Jota, Mane.
Match Preview

Liverpool will visit Porto's headquarters at the Estádio Do Dragão to play matchday 2 of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League group B , Wednesday (29/09/2021) at 12:30 midnight Indian time.

In the opening match, Liverpool had to struggle to be able to pick 3 points over AC Milan. Competing at their own headquarters, the  Reds were able to beat Milan with a score of 3-2 through goals from Fikayo Tomori, Mohamed Salah , and Jordan Henderson. Thanks to this victory, Liverpool now top the standings in Group B with 3 points.

Liverpool's own performance has been very good this season. It is noted that Liverpool have not lost even in the 8 matches they have played in all competitions this season (W6 D2 L0). In the last match, Jurgen Klopp's troops drew 3-3 against Brentford in the English Premier League last weekend.

On the other hand, Porto in the opening match managed to steal 1 point at Atletico Madrid's headquarters after a 0-0 draw. These results make Porto are now in third position in Group B standings with a collection of 1 point.

Ahead of this match itself, Porto's performance was good. Last weekend, Porto were able to win over Gil Vicente with a score of 2-1 through goals from Mehdi Terami and Sergio Oliveira. The victory left Porto untouched by defeat even in 8 matches that have been played in all competitions this season (W5 D3 L0).

Liverpool and Porto last met in the 2018/19 Champions League quarter-final match. In that match, Liverpool were able to get rid of Porto with an aggregate score of 6-1. In the first leg, Liverpool won 2-0 at home. Then in the second leg, Liverpool won 4-1 at home to Porto.

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